Deliver Your News to the World

Rocketpool.Com® Launches Online Office Pools System


Emile Hoffman - CEO
Direct Phone: 212-898-0401


February 14, 2005: New York, NY - has launched a fun and innovative way to manage office pools, all available at the click of a mouse. gives users the ability to quickly and easily create and manage office pool wagers ranging from sporting events and Oscar nominations to baby naming pools.

The online process includes features such as the Launchpad for one-click pool creation, access to pre-set sports and event templates and custom tools for creating office pools around local teams and events. Pre-set templates provide the ultimate in user-friendly functionality.

“The Launchpad allows us to provide rich functionality and simplicity for our users through an entertaining process that makes creating and managing a pool via Rocketpool easier than ever. Now even I can run an office pool!” says Emile Hoffman, founder and CEO of Rocketpool.

Among the key features offered by the site is the Custom Pool Creator, which allows users to create a classic box pool or a proposition for any subject of interest, be that Golden Globe awards, snail races or the color of the weatherman’s tie.

“We have no way of predicting the plethora of subjects for which people might like to create pools, so the Custom Pool Creator allows the user to decide,” Hoffman says.

By utilizing Rocketpool, a user can create an attractive pool with little effort. The site sends out customized invitations and manages the wagers. When pools are concluded, the system automatically calculates the pot and sends out notifications of results to all players.

Rocketpool is the fun, free online office pool destination providing all the tools needed to create and coordinate friends and co-workers in office pools for any event. From planning a Super Bowl pool to predicting Oscar winners, Rocketpool makes it fun and easy to follow your favorite sports and office activities. Launched in 2005, Rocketpool is headquartered in New York. Rocketpool is owned and operated by Proactive Inc.


This news content may be integrated into any legitimate news gathering and publishing effort. Linking is permitted.

News Release Distribution and Press Release Distribution Services Provided by WebWire.